The chemical name for “titin” the largest known protein, is the longest English word with 189,819 letters!
Mao Naimin has spent over 25 years and more than $144,000 re-creating 2,000-year-old weapons from imperial China.
Cockroach tea was once a common medical treatment for different ailments, including tetanus.
If your stare at yourself in the mirror longer than 10 minutes, you will experience the Troxler Effect – your face will appear to warp and bend!
Baby Charlee Rose Masters was born on 02/02/2020 at 20:02 in St. Joseph East Hospital in Lexington, Kentucky!
In Mexico City, street vendors offer passersby a game of “toques,” where you pay to receive an electric shock!
In the 1950s and 1960s, automakers sold dashboard record players for cars.
On his WWI draft card, Harry Houdini listed his middle name as “Handcuff”!
In the 17th century, Catholics circumvented not eating meat during Lent by claiming the semi-aquatic beaver was a fish!
Celebrated annually in Hong Kong, competitors at the Cheung Chau Bun Festival scale 60-foot towers of stacked plastic sweet buns!